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    Great Basin

    National Park Nevada

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  • Road Work at Great Basin National Park

    Beginning July 8, 2014 and continuing through the end of August there will be road work at Great Basin National Park on paved roads throughout the park. Delays of 10 minutes or less may occur. Updated 7/29/2014 More »

  • Astronomy Programs on Hold

    Astronomy programs are on hold while a safety review is completed for visitor and staff safety. Check back soon for an update when the programs will start again. More »

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Stay connected and learn what is happening in Great Basin National Park. We want to connect with you, and keep you connected to us, by meeting you at the places you are currently at, and where you expect us to be. Learn more below.


Ranger Minutes
Ranger Minutes are short videocasts in which a park ranger shares interesting stories and information about Great Basin National Park. Please let us know what you think.

Check back often for the latest installment of the Great Basin Ranger Minutes.







Great Basin National Park has a page on Facebook you can "like." Here, you will be able to share with us and others your experiences in Great Basin NP. Occasionally, we'll ask a thought provoking question, tell you "what is happening now," engage in conversations, post photos and videos, and help make your visit the best possible.


Check out our YouTube page for videos ranging from the geology to views and scenes from Great Basin National Park.


Follow @GreatBasinNPS on Twitter and receive updates on breaking news in the park, social events, and "what is happening now".


Great Basin National Park is blogging. Park employees share experiences, happenings, and information about their field of expertise. Read about what is happening...

Did You Know?

Golden Eagle

Migrating raptors, traveling south from breeding grounds north of the Great Basin Desert, concentrate along the Goshute Range in Nevada. Favorable migration conditions attract one of the largest known concentrations of migrant raptors in western North America.